Bill to name RI post office after fallen soldier moves forward

NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — A bill to name a Rhode Island post office after a soldier who died in service to the country hasRead More

Maine teen hikes Appalachian Trail for charity

A Maine teenager walked from his state all the way to Georgia to raise money for charity. Will Addison, who suffers from hemophilia, spent 13Read More

Bar Harbor to consider variety of cruise ship restrictions

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The Bar Harbor Town Council is set to discuss new limitations on cruise ships at a meeting on Monday. CruiseRead More

Rabies vaccine for wildlife to be utilized in northern Maine

HOULTON, Maine (AP) — Federal health authorities are going to distribute oral rabies vaccine in parts of northern Maine next month as part of anRead More

Historic schooner capsizes on Kennebec River in Maine; All rescued

BATH, Maine (AP) — A historic schooner owned by the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath capsized on the Kennebec River Friday evening. All 18 onRead More

NH man pleads guilty to trafficking Chinese women in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A New Hampshire man joined his wife in pleading guilty to federal charges for their role in a sex trafficking operationRead More

Bear hunt starting soon in Maine as hunters can now lay bait

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s bear hunters are setting out bait in advance of the annual hunt for the big animals. Maine has a largeRead More

Feds to release $120M in COVID-19 funds for Vermont towns

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Treasury Department cleared the way Friday for Vermont towns to receive an additional $120 million in COVID-19 relief funds.Read More

Monkey at RI zoo congratulates US gymnast for winning gold at Olympics

A monkey at a Rhode Island zoo who shares the same name as a United States gymnast congratulated her on her gold medal win inRead More

Providence mayor yells at governor over teachers’ contract

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza had to be held back from Gov. Dan McKee during a disagreement over a proposed contract forRead More